VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Next SVU Episode Inspired by Harvey Weinstein Case
Next week's episode of LAW AND ORDER: SVU is inspired by the case of Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, who has been accused of sexual harassment by multiple women. The episode, titled 'Flight Risk' but the story in the context of the airline industry.
In the episode, when an airline pilot (guest star Yasmine Al Massri) accuses her captain (guest star Martin Donovan) of sexual assault, Barba (Raúl Esparza) convenes a Grand Jury to determine their employer's complicity in the crime. Meanwhile, Fin (Ice T) takes steps to ensure Benson (Mariska Hargitay) is protected at work.
Also starring are Kelli Giddish (Det. Amanda Rollins) and Peter Scanavino (Det. Sonny Carisi), Peter Gallagher (Chief Dodds), Ned Eisenberg (Roger Kressler), Reg Rogers (Carl Fleming), ROXANNA Hope Radja (Alexis Sidnana), Anastasia Barzee (Jeanne Howell) and Ana Maria Jomolca (Ellen).